Khaled Mahdi


Khaled is the currently the Secretary-General of the Supreme Council for Planning and Development in Kuwait and the program director of the Country Action Program of UNDP in Kuwait. He is a member in several government boards and higher committees, such as the Public Authority for Industries, and Kuwait Institute for Scientific Researches, Public Housing Authority, the Economic and Fiscal Reform, Silk city and Bobuyan Island and Kuwait MasterPlan besides others. Khaled was an Associate Professor in the College of Engineering and Petroleum at Kuwait University where he taught 29 different courses, received the best teaching award and co-authored more than 65 publications in different fields and co-founded SYNERGY, a complex network . Khaled received his PhD from Northwestern University and his bachelor degree from the University of Toronto both in Chemical Engineering. Khaled is certified consulting engineer CEng, PMP and PRINCE2 as well as a certified GCC arbitrator. He is a member in several local and international organizations. Khaled serves as a technical advisor for Kuwait University and the Minister of Planning and Development Affairs office. He engaged in training of more than 1300 professionals and engineers. Khaled resided in several corporate board such as IFIC, Al-Dhow Environmental, AIIP, ICQ, EPIC and others